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Royal Choral Society

Index Royal Choral Society

The Royal Choral Society is an amateur choir, based in London. [1]

57 relations: Adolf Pollitzer, Alexander Mackenzie (composer), Arthur Silver, BBC Symphony Chorus, Berta Geissmar, Charles Gounod, Charles Villiers Stanford, Classic Rock (album), Classic Rock series, Cyril Arthur Bennett Horsford, Eaton Faning, Franco Leoni, Frederick Bridge, Frederick Ranalow, Gerald Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth, Gladys Ripley, Gordon Lorenz, Grant Doyle (baritone), Herbert Heyner, Herman Klein, Hugh Allen (conductor), Jennifer Vyvyan, John Birch (musician), John Coates (tenor), Jon Christos, Joseph Barnby, List of cover versions of Led Zeppelin songs, List of organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter, London Philharmonic Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Maiko Jeong Shun Lee, Viscountess Rothermere, Malcolm Sargent, Malcolm Sargent discography, Marjorie Thomas, Mass in D (Smyth), Meredith Davies, Messiah (Handel), Michael Heyland, Miriam Licette, Natalie Rushdie, Norman Allin, Pohoda (music festival), Queen's Hall, Requiem (Delius), Roxanna Panufnik, Royal Albert Hall, Royston Nash, Sweet Inspiration (The Inspirational Choir album), T. C. Fairbairn, The Song of Hiawatha (Coleridge-Taylor), ..., Verdi Requiem discography, Webster Booth, Whatever You Believe, Willard White, World in Union, 1928 in British music, 1957 New Year Honours. Expand index (7 more) »

Adolf Pollitzer

Adolf Pollitzer, also Adolph Pollitzer (Pollitzer Adolf; July 23, 1832 – November 14, 1900) was a Hungarian Jewish violinist.

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Alexander Mackenzie (composer)

Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie KCVO (22 August 184728 April 1935) was a Scottish composer, conductor and teacher best known for his oratorios, violin and piano pieces, Scottish folk music and works for the stage.

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Arthur Silver

Arthur Silver (1853-1896) Arthur Silver (1853 - 1896) was a designer and founder of the Silver Studio.

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BBC Symphony Chorus

The BBC Symphony Chorus is a British amateur chorus based in London.

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Berta Geissmar

Berta Geissmar (14 September 1892 Mannheim – 3 November 1949 London)Thomas Russell, “Dr Berta Geissmar”, The Times, 7 Nov 1949 p 7, The Times Digital Archive, online, accessed 17 Apr 2014 was the secretary and business manager for two prominent orchestral conductors, Wilhelm Furtwängler and Sir Thomas Beecham.

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Charles Gounod

Charles-François Gounod (17 June 181817 or 18 October 1893) was a French composer, best known for his Ave Maria, based on a work by Bach, as well as his opera Faust.

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Charles Villiers Stanford

Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (30 September 1852 – 29 March 1924) was an Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor.

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Classic Rock (album)

Classic Rock is the first album in the Classic Rock series by London Symphony Orchestra.

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Classic Rock series

The Classic Rock series of albums are a collection of classic rock records by the London Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Choral Society.

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Cyril Arthur Bennett Horsford

Cyril Arthur Bennett Horsford FRCS (25 January 1876 – 16 December 1953) was for many years a leading authority on the anatomy and physiology of the throat.

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Eaton Faning

Joseph Eaton Faning (20 May 1850 – 28 October 1927), known as Eaton Faning, was an English composer and teacher.

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Franco Leoni

Franco Leoni (24 October 1864 – 8 February 1949) was an Italian opera composer.

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Frederick Bridge

Sir John Frederick Bridge, CVO (5 December 1844 – 18 March 1924) was an English organist, composer, teacher and writer.

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Frederick Ranalow

Frederick Ranalow (7 November 18738 December 1953) was an Irish baritone who was distinguished in opera, oratorio, and musical theatre, but whose name is now principally associated with the role of Captain Macheath in the ballad opera The Beggar's Opera, which he sang close to 1,500 times.

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Gerald Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth

Gerald Humphry Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth FCA (26 April 1924 – 14 December 1997), styled Viscount Lewisham between 1958 and 1962, was a British peer and businessman.

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Gladys Ripley

Gladys Ripley (9 July 190821 December 1955) was an English contralto.

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Gordon Lorenz

Gordon Lorenz (4 March 1943 – 5 June 2011) was an English songwriter and record producer, who made his fame by writing the UK Christmas number one hit "There's No-one Quite Like Grandma" for St Winifred's School Choir.

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Grant Doyle (baritone)

Grant Doyle B.Mus (Hons), PgDip (Adv) is an Australian/British operatic baritone.

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Herbert Heyner

Herbert Heyner (26 June 188218 January 1954) was a noted English baritone.

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Herman Klein

Herman Klein (born Hermann Klein; 23 July 1856 – 10 March 1934) was an English music critic, author and teacher of singing.

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Hugh Allen (conductor)

Sir Hugh Percy Allen GCVO (23 December 186920 February 1946) was an English musician, academic and administrator.

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Jennifer Vyvyan

Jennifer Vyvyan (13 March 1925 – 5 April 1974) was a British classical soprano who had an active international career in operas, concerts, and recitals from 1948 up until her death in 1974.

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John Birch (musician)

John Anthony Birch (9 July 1929 – 28 April 2012) was a British organist and choral director.

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John Coates (tenor)

John Coates (29 June 1865 – 16 August 1941) was a leading English tenor, who sang in opera and oratorio and on the concert platform.

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Jon Christos

Jon Christos (born John Christodoulou 23 March 1976, Salford, England) is an English singer and local radio presenter.

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Joseph Barnby

Sir Joseph Barnby (12 August 183828 January 1896) was an English musical composer and conductor.

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List of cover versions of Led Zeppelin songs

Led Zeppelin were an English rock band whose career spanned twelve years from 1968 to 1980.

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List of organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter

List of organisations in the United Kingdom with a royal charter is an incomplete list of organisations based in the United Kingdom that have received a royal charter from an English, Scottish, or British monarch.

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London Philharmonic Choir

The London Philharmonic Choir (LPC) is one of the leading independent British choirs in the United Kingdom based in London.

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London Philharmonic Orchestra

The London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) is one of five permanent symphony orchestras based in London.

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Maiko Jeong Shun Lee, Viscountess Rothermere

Maiko Jeong Shun Lee, Viscountess Rothermere (born 1949) is a Korean citizen born in Japan who has also lived in New York City, Paris and London.

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Malcolm Sargent

Sir Harold Malcolm Watts Sargent (29 April 1895 – 3 October 1967) was an English conductor, organist and composer widely regarded as Britain's leading conductor of choral works.

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Malcolm Sargent discography

The conductor Malcolm Sargent's career as a recording artist began in the days of acoustic recording, shortly before the introduction of the microphone and electrical recording, and continued into the stereo LP era.

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Marjorie Thomas

Marjorie Gwendolen Thomas (5 June 1923 – 12 September 2008) was an English opera and oratorio singer for almost three decades.

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Mass in D (Smyth)

The Mass in D by Ethel Smyth is a setting of the mass ordinary for vocal soloists, chorus and orchestra.

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Meredith Davies

(Albert) Meredith Davies CBE (30 July 1922 – 9 March 2005) was a British conductor, renowned for his advocacy of English music by composers such as Benjamin Britten, Frederick Delius and Ralph Vaughan Williams.

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Messiah (Handel)

Messiah (HWV 56) is an English-language oratorio composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible, and from the version of the Psalms included with the Book of Common Prayer.

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Michael Heyland

Michael Heyland is an actor and retired director, and an arts and events consultant in England.

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Miriam Licette

Miriam Licette (9 September 188511 August 1969) was an English operatic soprano whose career spanned 35 years, from the mid-1910s to after World War II.

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Natalie Rushdie

Natalie Rushdie is a London-based, classically trained soprano.

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Norman Allin

Norman Allin (19 November 1884 – 27 October 1973) was a British bass singer of the early and mid twentieth century, and later a teacher of voice.

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Pohoda (music festival)

Pohoda is an open-air summer music festival in Slovakia, first organized in 1997 in Trenčín.

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Queen's Hall

The Queen's Hall was a concert hall in Langham Place, London, opened in 1893.

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Requiem (Delius)

The Requiem by Frederick Delius was written between 1913 and 1916, and first performed in 1922.

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Roxanna Panufnik

Roxanna Panufnik (born 24 April 1968) is a British composer of Polish heritage.

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Royal Albert Hall

The Royal Albert Hall is a concert hall on the northern edge of South Kensington, London, which has held the Proms concerts annually each summer since 1941.

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Royston Nash

Royston Hulbert Nash (23 July 1933 – 4 April 2016) was an English-born conductor, best known as a music director of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company and, later, as the conductor of the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra.

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Sweet Inspiration (The Inspirational Choir album)

Sweet Inspiration is the debut studio album by London-based gospel choir, The Inspirational Choir.

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T. C. Fairbairn

Thomas C. Fairbairn (usually credited as T. C. Fairbairn) was a theatre impresario, particularly known for his productions of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor's Hiawatha.

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The Song of Hiawatha (Coleridge-Taylor)

The Song of Hiawatha (full name: Scenes from The Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow), Op.

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Verdi Requiem discography

This is a list of recordings of the ''Messa da Requiem'' by Giuseppe Verdi (1813–1901).

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Webster Booth

Webster Booth (21 January 1902 – 21 June 1984) was an English tenor, best remembered as the duettist partner of Anne Ziegler.

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Whatever You Believe

"Whatever You Believe" is a song by the British singer-songwriter Mike Batt, which was originally recorded and released as a collaboration charity single featuring Batt with Jon Anderson of Yes and Steve Harley of Cockney Rebel.

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Willard White

Sir Willard Wentworth White, OM, CBE (born 10 October 1946) is a Jamaican-born British operatic bass baritone.

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World in Union

"World in Union", with lyrics by Charlie Skarbek, is a theme song for the Rugby World Cup that attempts to capture the spirit of international friendship which pervades rugby union culture the world over.

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1928 in British music

This is a summary of 1928 in music in the United Kingdom.

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1957 New Year Honours

The New Year Honours 1957 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Choral_Society

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